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  • A Regional and Nationwide Perspective on the Relationship between Sleep Disordered Breathing and Academic Performance in New Zealand Children 

    Harding, Rebecca Jane
    Objectives The main aims of this thesis were to: (i) investigate the concurrent associations between sleep disordered breathing (SDB), neurobehavioural, and academic performance at 8 years, (ii) determine the impact of ...
  • Acceptability of HPV self-sampling tests: Talanoa with women and health workers in Samoa 

    Tafunai, Malama Laura
    Cervical cancer is recognised as a leading cause of mortality amongst women in the Pacific Region. Samoa does not have a national cervical cancer screening programme and currently performs any screening opportunistically. ...
  • Assessing Learning, Breathing and Treatment of Respiratory Obstruction During Sleep in School Children: The ALBATROSS Study 

    Maessen, Sarah Elizabeth
    Introduction: Children with enlarged tonsils and/or adenoids are at risk for sleep disordered breathing (SDB), a common disorder in childhood characterised by snoring, choking, and pauses in breathing during sleep. SDB has ...
  • Being open: timely access to NZCYES publications 

    Gallagher, Sarah; Duncanson, Mavis; Simpson, Jean
    Access to accurate, up to date information in the area of child and youth health is important for the successful development and delivery of targeted services to our diverse communities in New Zealand in order to improve ...
  • Child Poverty Monitor 2020: Technical Report 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Richardson, Georgia; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; van Asten, Hedwig; Adams, Judith
    Whakatōngia te kākano aroha i roto i ā tātou taitamariki kia puāwai i roto i tō rātou tupuranga aranui oranga ‘Plant the seed of love in our children and they will blossom, grow and journey towards the greatest pathway ...
  • Constipation: A commonly costly complex condition 

    Duncanson, Mavis; Oben, Glenda; Wicken, Andrew; Morris, Simon; Adams, Judith; Gallagher, Sarah; Simpson, Jean
    Background: The 2015 New Zealand Child and Youth Epidemiology Service reports to NZ district health boards (DHBs) on the health status of children and young people found that constipation was a common reason for acute and ...
  • CYMRC 10th data report (2009-2013) 

    McDonald, GK; Healey, MD; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Anderson, AJ
    This is the 10th Data Report released by the CYMRC (the Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee). It predominantly reports on data from 2009 to 2013, with some tables and figures for 2002-2013. These data are from the ...
  • CYMRC 11th data report (2010-2014) 

    McDonald, Gabrielle; Healey, Matthew; Szymanska, Kasia; Davison, Julian; Anderson, A; Hii, Joseph; Wolfe, Nick
    This is the 11th Data Report released by the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (the CYMRC). It predominantly reports on data from 2010 to 2014, with some tables and figures for 2002-2014, and some for 1980-2014. ...
  • CYMRC 12th data report (2011-2015) 

    McDonald, GK; Healey, MD; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Davison, JA; Wolfe, N; Chalmers, SH
    This is the 12th data report released for the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (the CYMRC). It predominantly reports on data from 2011 to 2015, with some tables and figures for 2002–15, and some for 1980–2015. ...
  • CYMRC 13th data report (2012-2016) 

    McDonald, GK; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Davison, JA; Wolfe, N; Chalmers, SH
    This is the 13th data report released for the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (the CYMRC). It reports mainly on data from 2012 to 2016, as well as providing some tables and figures for 2002 to 2016 and some for ...
  • CYMRC 14th data report (2013-2017) 

    McDonald, Gabrielle; Hii, Joseph; Chalmers, Stephen; Wolfe, Nick; Szymanska, Kasia; Davidson, Julian
    This is the 14th data report released for the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (the CYMRC). It reports mainly on data from 2013 to 2017, as well as providing some tables and figures for 2002 to 2017 and some for ...
  • CYMRC 6th data report (2004-2009) 

    McDonald, GK; Healey, MD; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Anderson, AJ
  • CYMRC 7th data report (2006-2010) 

    McDonald, GK; Healey, MD; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Anderson, AJ
  • CYMRC 8th data Report (2007-2011) 

    McDonald, GK; Healey, MD; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Anderson, AJ
  • CYMRC 9th data report (2008-2012) 

    McDonald, GK; Healey, MD; Hii, J; Szymanska, KE; Anderson, AJ
    This is the 9th Data Report released by the CYMRC (the Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee). It predominantly reports on data from 2008 to 2012, with some tables and figures for 2002-2012, and some for the time period ...
  • Declining Intramuscular Newborn Vitamin K Prophylaxis: An Exploration of Parental Decision Making and Influencing Factors 

    Miller, Hayleigh
    Objective Newborn infants are at risk of potentially life-threatening vitamin K deficiency bleeding. This is readily prevented with prophylactic vitamin K at birth. In New Zealand, the recommended route of prophylaxis ...
  • The determinants and consequences of overweight and obesity 

    Adams, Judith
    According to the World Health Organization, childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century.1 Over the past thirty to forty years there has been a marked increase in the prevalence ...
  • The Determinants of Health for Children and Young People in New Zealand (2014) 

    Simpson, Jean; Oben, Glenda; Craig, Elizabeth; Adams, Judith; Wicken, Andrew; Duncanson, Mavis; Reddington, Anne
    This report, which focuses on the underlying determinants of health for children and young people in New Zealand aims to: 1. Provide a snapshot of progress in many of the areas covered by the HSC’s Inquiry including: child ...
  • The Determinants of Health for Children and Young People in Auckland (2009) 

    Craig, Elizabeth; McDonald, Gabrielle; Reddington, Anne; Wicken, Andrew
    The early years of life provide a crucial foundation for future health and wellbeing. The Determinants of Child and Youth Health in this DHB is the second report in a three part series on the health of children and young ...
  • The Determinants of Health for Children and Young People in Canterbury (2009) 

    Craig, Elizabeth; McDonald, Gabrielle; Reddington, Anne; Wicken, Andrew
    The early years of life provide a crucial foundation for future health and wellbeing. The Determinants of Child and Youth Health in this DHB is the second report in a three part series on the health of children and young ...